Subject: Re: `sun' and sparc/sun3's (was: Re: Diaspora, politics, and MI)
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From: Mike Long <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/20/1996 14:45:41
>Date: Fri, 20 Sep 1996 11:37:12 -0700
>From: (Grey Wolf)

>I don't get it.  I'm wondering what we gain from this move.  It's not
>unreasonable for us to define "unix" or "$ARCH" at appropriate times.
>If we fail to define "unix", there's currently a LOT of stuff out there
>which is going to break at compile time, not the least of which is

That's what is for, yes?  You should be able to use:

int unix = 0;

in C code and have it work.  ANSI C says that it *must* work.
Mike Long <>     <URL:>
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